The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank - 287 309
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
Median salary - £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.15%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Senior Tester
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5713 8173 10920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.76% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 7122 9180
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Senior Tester in the job title.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the City of London region.

Senior Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Senior Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) NUnit
3 3 (50.00%) JMeter
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) TestNG
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) JBehave
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Protractor
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) TestNG
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago